SABC News - Buti Manamela


DA says a call for more funds be allocated to the NYDA is unacceptable.
DA youth picket outside Parliament

Friday 4 July 2014 13:57

Members of the Democratic Alliance Youth picketed outside Parliament on Friday, calling for the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) to be scrapped.


NYDA amendment policies underway: Manamela

Monday 30 June 2014 10:11

Deputy Minister for Performance, Monitoring and Evaluation in the Presidency Buti Manamela says proposals are underway to amend the National Youth Development Agency Act.


Youth challenges under intense debate in Parliament

Wednesday 25 June 2014 07:30

The challenges facing young people in the country came under intense debate in the National Assembly on Tuesday as young Members of Parliament debated Youth Day.


Clive Derby-Lewis first applied for parole in June 2010.
Derby-Lewis must never be released on medical parole: YCL

Sunday 22 June 2014 16:56

The Young Communist League says Chris Hani's killer Clive Derby-Lewis must never be released on medical parole.


Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Prominent leaders to join Ramaphosa at Youth Day celebrations

Monday 16 June 2014 06:30

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the main Youth Day celebrations at Galeshewe just outside Kimberly in the Northern Cape later on Monday morning.


June declared Youth Month

Monday 2 June 2014 17:26

June has been declared as Youth Month. This year's celebrations will see scores of events planned throughout the country by both government and the NYDA.


NYDA to launch Youth Month

Monday 2 June 2014 10:19

The government agency tasked with Youth matters, the National Youth Development Agency, will launch the Youth Month Programme at Soweto on Monday.


ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa.
ANC top brass on campaign trail across SA

Saturday 15 March 2014 19:16

A host of senior African National Congress (ANC) leaders were campaigning on Saturday.


Young communists trickle into stadium for rally

Sunday 2 February 2014 10:53

Members and supporters of the Young Communist League of SA were beginning to arrive at the George Thabe Stadium in Sharpeville ahead of its 10th anniversary rally.


Buti Manamela says the main challenge for post-matric youth is getting bursaries.
Youth organisations must focus on youth issues: YCL

Friday 31 January 2014 09:20

Young Communist League (YCL), National Secretary Buti Manamela says youth organisations should be focusing on youth issues to remain relevant.


The conference took place behind closed doors and started on Friday, together with the party's National Executive Committee meeting and Lekgotla.
ANC candidate list due out Tuesday

Tuesday 28 January 2014 08:30

The ANC will announce its candidates for the national and provincial assemblies on Tuesday.


YCL's national secretary, Buti Manamela says some of his fellow comrades lack political education
Manamela hits back at Zuma, ANC critics

Monday 6 January 2014 14:17

Buti Manamela has used the commemoration service of former SACP national chairperson Joe Slovo to hit back at critics of President Jacob Zuma and the ANC.


Electoral fraud major threat to democracy: Buthelezi

Sunday 17 November 2013 18:38

Inkatha Freedom Party President Mangosuthu Buthelezi says electoral fraud is a major threat to democracy.


SACP Secretary General Blade Nzimande will be in the North West to celebrate the party's 92nd anniversary
SACP celebrates its 92nd anniversary

Sunday 4 August 2013 10:20

The SACP Secretary General Blade Nzimande and YCL Secretary General, Buti Manamela will address the party's 92nd anniversary celebrations at Ikageng stadium


YCL declares war against corruption

Thursday 25 July 2013 15:15

The Young communist League (YCL) of South Africa has declared war against corruption.


Security has been tightened around the arrival of US president, Barack Obama (pictured)
US flags set alight in protest

Friday 28 June 2013 20:58

American flags have been set alight in front of the United States embassy in Pretoria as part of a campaign against US President Barack Obama's visit to South Africa.


Young Communist League Secretary Buti Manamela was addressing the Provincial Council of the YCL in Gauteng at Wits University in Johannesburg earlier on Sunday.
Manamela urges leaders to associate with ordinary people

Sunday 14 April 2013 20:14

Young Communist League Secretary Buti Manamela has warned against a social distance between ordinary people and their leaders.


Protesters have called on BRICS to impose military and arms embargo on Israel.
Protesters call for BRICS to act on Israel

Tuesday 26 March 2013 13:52

Civil organisation Boycott Divestment Sanctions (BDS) South Africa on Tuesday called on BRICS countries to sever trade with Israel's "illegal" settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories


Youth organisations reject ANC’s proposal on education

Wednesday 6 February 2013 05:24

A group of youth organisations aligned to the ANC have roundly rejected the ruling party's plans to declare teaching an essential service.


ikile Mbalula, who was seen as part of 'the forces of change', did not make it to the new ANC NEC.
Anti-Zuma camp in for a tough life: Analyst

Friday 21 December 2012 05:29

Political analyst, Professor Susan Booysen, says the so called 'forces of change', who campaigned against President Jacob Zuma, are in for a tough political life over the next few months.


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